July 26, 2016 8:02 AM ET

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Company Overview of Point72 Asset Management, L.P.

Company Overview

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. is a privately owned family office. The firm invests in the public equity markets. It employs long/short equity strategy to make its investments. The firm was formerly known as S.A.C. Capital Advisors L.P. Point72 Asset Management, L.P. was founded in 1992 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut with additional offices in Tokyo, Japan; Hong Kong; Singapore; Boston, Massachusetts; and New York City.

72 Cummings Point Road

Stamford, CT 06902

United States

Founded in 1992





Key Executives for Point72 Asset Management, L.P.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, and Chairman
Age: 60
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer and Director
Age: 58
Chief Executive Officer for the Asia-Pacific Region
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. Key Developments

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. Presents at Credit Suisse 8th Annual Asia Pacific Hedge Fund Leadership Conference, Jun-02-2016 02:35 PM

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. Presents at Credit Suisse 8th Annual Asia Pacific Hedge Fund Leadership Conference, Jun-02-2016 02:35 PM. Venue: Credit Suisse Offices, Level 88, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Speakers: Howard Man, Sector Executive, Head of Asia ex-Japan.

William R. Tovey to Join Point72 Asset Management as Head of London Office

Point72 Asset Management has named William R. Tovey to serve as the Head of the Firm’s London office. In this newly created role, Mr. Tovey will be part of the team determining Point72’s strategy throughout the region and recruit additional investment professionals to Point72’s European office as it expands. Mr. Tovey joins Point72 from Barclays, where he helped build a European cash equities business from scratch. He most recently served as the head of its European equities distribution business.

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. Names Joshua Varsano as Global Head of Human Resources

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. has named Joshua Varsano to lead its Human Resources (HR) group. Mr. Varsano will be responsible for managing all of Point72’s HR operations, including: compensation and benefits; Investment Services talent acquisition; the talent management and promotion processes; and the Firm’s HR Generalist team. Mr. Varsano joins Point72 from JP Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMC) where he was a Managing Director for Consumer and Community Banking (CCB) responsible for human resources strategy for the Corporate Functions segment of CCB.

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